Areas Affected: Flattops; Grand and Battlement Mesas; West Elk and Sawatch Mountains
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT
ABOVE 10000 FEET...
The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory above 10000 feet for snow, which is in
effect until midnight MDT tonight.
* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Taylor Park, Grand Mesa, Kebler Pass, Schofield Pass.
* TIMING...Periods of snow will continue through the afternoon, tapering to snow showers this evening.
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 to 6 inches.
* WINDS...South 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
* IMPACTS...Mountain passes will be icy and snowpacked with hazardous travel conditions likely.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.